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DIY Girl’s Hair Bow + Jewelry Organizer

I must have cabin fever, or maybe it’s just the post-holiday crush, because I’ve been on an organizing spree again. I have an ongoing list in Evernote of all of the little projects around the house that have been waiting to be done. Managing…

December 29, 2013
DIY Recipes

Kitchen Challenge: Making Mozzarella

I decided to participate in Love and Olive Oil’s June kitchen challenge. I got a late start – it’s almost midnight on June 30. But with a little help from a Williams Sonoma cheese-making kit and a gallon of milk, it worked! Fresh, homemade…

June 30, 2013
DIY Family Mackenzie

Mackenzie’s New Bed

I’m finally getting around to sharing this… We built Mackenzie a new bed over the summer. She had really outgrown her crib, and it was just time. We found these plans we liked on Ana White’s site, and Chris did a great job combining…

June 30, 2013

DIY Coffee Canisters with Chalkboard Labels

Sometimes the simplest DIY projects are the most satisfying. They are quick, easy, and they make a big impact. These DIY coffee canisters are one of those. You can easily transform any old jar with a can of spray paint, a chalkboard label, and…

June 10, 2013

Annual Sale at Textile Fabrics

Textile Fabrics is one of my favorite local fabric stores in Nashville. I discovered it when I was searching for fabric for Mackenzie’s crib bedding. We bought this beautiful bird-print flannel there that became the inspiration for her entire room. We’ve actually purchased quite…

June 3, 2013